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Facebook Removed Nearly 3.4 Billion Fake Accounts In 6 Months

Facebook Removed Nearly 3.4 Billion Fake Accounts In 6 Months

Fake Facebook Account Removal Doubled Since October, New Report Says Nearly all the phony accounts were caught by artificial intelligence and a boost in human monitoring. CEO Mark Zuckerberg said breaking up the company would make purging abusive accounts harder.Facebook says it removed 3.39 billion from October to March. That's twice the number of fraudulent accounts deleted in the previous six-month period. In the company's latest , released Thursday, Facebook said nearly all of the fake accounts were caught by artificial intelligence and more human monitoring. They also attributed the...

May 28, 2019
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Arkansas Governor Vetoes Ban On Gender-Affirming Care For Trans Youth

Arkansas Governor Vetoes Ban On Gender-Affirming Care For Trans Youth

Arkansas Governor Vetoes Ban On Gender-Affirming Care For Trans Youth Gov. Asa Hutchinson, a Republican, called the Save Adolescents From Experimentation Act, or SAFE Act, "a vast government overreach." The legislature could override the veto with a simple majority.Arkansas' governor on Monday vetoed a bill that would have made the state the first to ban gender-affirming medical care, including surgery, for transgender minors, even with parental consent. Gov. Asa Hutchinson, a Republican, called the Save Adolescents From Experimentation Act, or , "a vast government overreach." He told...

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Biden Administration Says It Has Increased Vaccine Supply

Biden Administration Says It Has Increased Vaccine Supply

Biden Administration Says It Has Increased Vaccine Supply : Coronavirus Updates Officials announced a boost of about three million doses to the states and an additional one million to the federally run pharmacy program.President Biden's COVID-19 czar Jeff Zients told governors on Tuesday that the weekly vaccine supply going out to states is increasing by more than 20% to 13.5 million doses this week, Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, announced. Psaki also said the supply going directly to pharmacies will double to 2 million this week. Before taking office, Biden promised to...

Feb 16
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Biden Reopens Gateway For Green Cards Reversing Trump COVID-19 Freeze

Biden Reopens Gateway For Green Cards Reversing Trump COVID-19 Freeze

Biden Reopens Green Card, Work Visa System, Dumping Trump COVID Ban The change means the wait is over for hundreds of thousands of job-seeking foreigners and those pursuing permanent residency in the U.S. to apply for the coveted immigration documents.Updated at 9:04 p.m. ET President Biden on Wednesday revoked a freeze that his predecessor had put on many types of visas due to the COVID-19 pandemic, saying the order did not advance U.S. interests and hurt industries and individuals alike. "It harms the United States, including by preventing certain family members of United States citizens...

Feb 25
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New York Grand Jury Votes Not To Indict Rochester Officers In Daniel Prude Case

New York Grand Jury Votes Not To Indict Rochester Officers In Daniel Prude Case

New York Grand Jury Votes Not To Indict Rochester Officers In Daniel Prude Case "We concluded that there was sufficient evidence surrounding Mr. Prude's death to warrant presenting the case to a grand jury, and we presented the most comprehensive case possible," officials said.Updated at 6:45 p.m. ET New York Attorney General Letitia James says a grand jury voted that no charges will be filed against Rochester police officers in connection with the March 2020 death of , a Black man who was in the midst of a mental health freefall during the encounter. James initiated an investigation into...

Feb 23
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Court Temporarily Blocks South Carolina Heartbeat Abortion Ban

Court Temporarily Blocks South Carolina Heartbeat Abortion Ban

Court Temporarily Blocks South Carolina Heartbeat Abortion Ban "Today, abortion remains safe and legal in South Carolina, and politicians' plan to restrict access to health care has failed," the region's Planned Parenthood president said following the decision.Just a day after a bill banning most abortions in South Carolina was signed into law by Gov. Henry McMaster, a federal court blocked the measure. U.S. District Court Judge Mary Geiger Lewis granted a two-week temporary restraining order on Friday while the case, brought by Planned Parenthood, works its way through the legal system....

Feb 20
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Trial Day 1: 'Mr. Derek Chauvin Betrayed This Badge'

Trial Day 1: 'Mr. Derek Chauvin Betrayed This Badge'

Derek Chauvin Jury Hears Opening Arguments And Witnesses To George Floyd Death : Live Updates: Trial Over George Floyd's Killing Opening arguments and witness testimony on the killing of George Floyd began 10 months after videos of his death sparked outrage and protests against racial inequality.The first day in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused of killing George Floyd in May, featured an intense series of opening arguments, numerous photographs and videos of the killing, and testimony from three witnesses. The trial is starting in earnest...

Mar 29
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Town Of Palm Beach Hears Arguments On Trump's Permanent Move To Mar-A-Lago Full-Time

Town Of Palm Beach Hears Arguments On Trump's Permanent Move To Mar-A-Lago Full-Time

Town Of Palm Beach Hears Arguments On Trump's Permanent Move To Mar-A-Lago Full-Time "We feel that this issue threatens to make Mar-a-Lago into a permanent beacon for his more rabid, lawless supporters," an attorney for a group opposing Trump's move to the club argued.While the U.S. Senate began its second impeachment trial of Donald Trump in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, local lawmakers in the town of Palm Beach, Fla., also gathered to consider the former president's fate – specifically, whether to let him live full-time at his sprawling private club, Mar-a-Lago.In a presentation at the...

Feb 9
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4,400 Moderna Vaccine Doses Not Kept Cold Enough May Be Unusable

4,400 Moderna Vaccine Doses Not Kept Cold Enough May Be Unusable

4,400 Moderna Vaccine Doses Not Kept Cold Enough May Be Unusable Maine says it received vaccines with "the thermometer on the outside of the boxes ... [showing] that at some point the required minimum temperature had been exceeded."Maine health officials discovered that a majority of Moderna vaccine shipments received across the state on Monday were not kept adequately cold during transport, meaning 4,400 doses may have to be thrown out. Dr. Nirav Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, made the announcement during a "sad and somber" on Tuesday and said the...

Jan 19
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State Department To Issue Travel Warnings Amid 'Unprecedented' COVID-19 Risks

State Department To Issue Travel Warnings Amid 'Unprecedented' COVID-19 Risks

State Department To Issue Travel Warnings Amid 'Unprecedented' COVID-19 Risks : Coronavirus Updates The department says the new advisories will "better reflect the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's science." Americans are urged not to travel to nearly 80% of countries around the globe.The U.S. State Department on Monday announced plans to expand travel advisories, urging U.S. citizens to stay home as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to pose "unprecedented risks" around the globe. The updated travel guidelines are intended to curb visits "to approximately 80% of countries...

Apr 20
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